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Today's News

  • Wedding announcement: McNay and Buchanan

    Leslie McNay and Daniel Buchanan with their parents would like to announce their upcoming wedding. Leslie and Daniel began dating in 2005 at Owen County High School where they both graduated. The couple will exchange vows on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at 6 p.m. at the Mount Pleasant Baptist Church. A reception will follow at the Owen County Exhibit Building.  Invitations have been sent to out-of-town guests only.

  • Extension service news: Younger generations will have difficulty retiring

  • Four Owen County students honored as part of Youth Salute

    News-Herald
    Staff Report
    Nearly 700 high school juniors from 45 high schools in Central Kentucky are being recognized in this year’s “Youth Salute.”
    The 33rd Annual Awards Ceremony was held in their honor on May 5 at Asbury University.  
    The students from Owen County include Allyson Beverly, Shelby Power, Ashley Smith and Hannah Strohmeier.

  • Hunter Trenary sets new school record

    The Owen County High School cross-country team traveled to take part in the Grant County Invitational on Saturday. It was a good day for the Rebels.
    In the boys race, Hunter Trenary would set a new school record with a time of 15:58 to earn him a third-place finish.
    Keith Stout also ran well as he set a new personal best for the second-straight week with a time of 18:54.
    Cory Hudnall, Logan Bitler and Kyle Flood also ran well for the Rebels.

  • Volleyball team hosts All A tourney

    Saturday was a busy day at Owen County High School as the volleyball team hosted the Eighth Region All ‘A’ Classic.
    The tournament began for the Lady Rebels as they took on Williamstown High School in the quarterfinals. They would have little trouble with the Lady Demons as they defeated them 25-13 and 25-19 to advance to the semifinals.
    In the next round, OCHS would take on Eminence High School on Thursday night. The Lady Warriors won in three sets.
    On Saturday, it would again be Eminence who would come out on top.

  • Road-weary Rebels to return home

    After three weeks on the road, the Rebels are coming home.
    The Owen County High School football team played its third-straight road game on Friday night in New Castle.
    Logan Lowe scored a rushing touchdown for the Rebels but it was Henry County who came away with the 41-7 win.
    It was the team’s third-straight loss to open the season.
    The Rebels will now play their first home game on the season on Friday night as they welcome the Lloyd Memorial High School Juggernauts to Patterson Field.

  • Rebel Ramblings: Lloyd Memorial at OCHS • Friday • 7:30 p.m.

    • Lloyd will come to Owenton on Friday night with a 1-2 record. They lost 34-28 last week to Holmes.
    • Sept. 13 is the latest Owen County High School has played its home opener since 2009 when its first home game did not come until Sept. 18. The Rebels defeated Trimble County that night.
    • Owen County is 12-15 at home under head coach Adam Fowler.
    • Since 2000, the Rebels are 1-3 versus the Juggernauts.

  • Football league opens home season

    BY TONY CURTIS
    Director of Owen County Park and Rec. Youth Football

    Owen County Youth Football has their first home games this season against Gallatin County.

    First game: Midgets, Kindergarden-second grade

  • Soccer teams reach All A finals

    The Owen County High School girls soccer team reached its second-straight Eighth Region All ‘A’ Classic over the weekend.
    On Thursday night in Owenton, Mikala Byers and Hailey Chappell each had goals as the Lady Rebels got past Gallatin County High School 2-1 in the semifinals.
    Autumn Gover picked up the win in goal while Adreanna Dalton and Amber Gover each had assists.

  • Girls volleyball finish eighth overall at state ‘All A’ tourney

    The Owen County High School girls golf team made its annual trip to the State All ‘A’ Golf Tournament on Saturday. It was their fifth-straight trip to the tournament.
    The team played at Woodson Bend Golf Course in Somerset and as a team would finish in eighth-place overall.
    Shelby Power had a good day for the Lady Rebels as she shot an 81 to finish in seventh place as an individual.
    It was an improvement over last year when she shot an 85 and finished in 19th place.